3889. paramuthia
Strong's Concordance
paramuthia: encouragement, exhortation, comfort
Original Word: παραμυθία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: paramuthia
Phonetic Spelling: (par-am-oo-thee'-ah)
Short Definition: encouragement, comfort
Definition: encouragement, comfort, consolation, exhortation.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 3889 paramythía (a feminine noun) – "primarily 'a speaking closely to anyone' (para, 'near,' mythos, 'speech'); hence it denotes 'consolation, comfort,' with a greater degree of tenderness than 3874 (paráklēsis)" (Vine, Unger, White, NT, 111, italics added). See 3888 (paramytheomai).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from paramutheomai
Definition
encouragement, exhortation, comfort
NASB Translation
consolation (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3889: παραμυθία

παραμυθία, παραμυθιας, (παραμυθέομαι), in classical Greek any address, whether made for the purpose of persuading, or of arousing and stimulating, or of calming and consoling; once in the N. T., like the Latinallocutio (Seneca, ad Marc. 1; ad Helv. 1), equivalent to consolation, comfort: 1 Corinthians 14:3. (So Plato, Ax., p. 365 a.; Aeschines dial. Socrates 3, 3; Josephus, b. j. 3, 7, 15; Lucian, dial. mort. 15, 3; Aelian v. h. 12, 1 at the end.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
comfort.

From paramutheomai; consolation (properly, abstract) -- comfort.

see GREEK paramutheomai

Forms and Transliterations
παραμυθιαν παραμυθίαν paramuthian paramythian paramythían
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Strong's Greek 3889
1 Occurrence


παραμυθίαν — 1 Occ.

1 Corinthians 14:3 N-AFS
GRK: παράκλησιν καὶ παραμυθίαν
NAS: and exhortation and consolation.
KJV: exhortation, and comfort.
INT: encouragement and consolation

1 Occurrence

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